रईस

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Persian رئیس(ra'is), from Arabic رَئِيس(raʾīs). Compare Punjabi ਰਈਸ (raīsa) / رئیس(rئys), Gujarati રઈસ (raīsa).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /ɾə.iːs/, [ɾə.iːs̪]

Noun[edit]

रईस (raīsm (Urdu spelling رئیس‎)

  1. nobleman, aristocrat

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